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Welcome to Westmont ...

Westmont is located in Lebanon County<1>.

Westmont is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Westmont lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Westmont: (717)

Communities Also Named Westmont ...

While we believe that this Westmont is located in Lebanon County, we know of another 2 Pennsylvania communities named Westmont. Those communities are located in the following counties: Blair and Cambria County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 10 communities that are also named Westmont - they are located in California, Delaware, Georgia, Illinois, New Jersey, North Carolina and Virginia (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Westmont.

Communities near Westmont ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Westmont.

  • Lebanon [Lebanon County]
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    • Lebanon [Lebanon County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the east of Westmont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,725 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lebanon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lebanon<4>
  • Ephrata [Lancaster County]
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    • Ephrata [Lancaster County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Westmont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,801 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ephrata<4>
  • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County]
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    • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Westmont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,494 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elizabethtown have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabethtown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elizabethtown<4>
  • Lititz [Lancaster County]
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    • Lititz [Lancaster County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Westmont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,022 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lititz<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Middletown [Dauphin County]
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      • Middletown [Dauphin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Westmont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,623 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<4>
    • Mount Joy [Lancaster County]
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      • Mount Joy [Lancaster County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Westmont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,264 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Joy<4>
    • Palmyra [Lebanon County]
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      • Palmyra [Lebanon County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Westmont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,528 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palmyra have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palmyra
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Palmyra<4>
    • Manheim [Lancaster County]
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      • Manheim [Lancaster County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the south of Westmont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,816 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manheim
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manheim<4>
    • Hummelstown [Dauphin County]
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      • Hummelstown [Dauphin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Westmont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,814 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hummelstown have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hummelstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hummelstown<4>
    • East Petersburg [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Petersburg
      • East Petersburg [Lancaster County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Westmont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,485 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Petersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Petersburg<4>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Westmont. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Westmont.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Westmont. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Westmont.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Westmont. See our Newspapers Page for Westmont.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Westmont ...

Looking for more information about Westmont? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Westmont, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Westmont.

Adding Westmont to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Westmont in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Westmont was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Westmont on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Westmont on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Pennsylvania

About Lebanon County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Westmont. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Lebanon County: www.lebcounty.org/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Lebanon, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Westmont - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Westmont) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Westmont. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WestmontOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Westmont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3480, Longitude: -76.4702    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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